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AFC Audenshaw

Age Group: Adults

Training Night: Thursday nights Audenshaw King Georges playing fields 6.30pm-8pm

Match Day: 10:30 Sundays

What we are looking for: Looking for a coach to give out club a fresh lease of new training and great display of professional knowledge, looking for freshness with a great attitude to train a young squad.

Who to contact: Daniel Holmes Doyle 07842496276



Age Group: Adults / Men & Women

Training Night: Tuesdays and Thursday 7-9pm. Hough End Playing Fields

Match Day: Mens Saturday 2pm, Womens Sunday 2pm

What we are looking for: We have a great opportunity for new coaches to get hands on experience with our senior teams.

Who to contact: Mohammed Haroon, 0161 327 1715



Age Group: Beechfield United Ladies Open Age 

Training Night: Thursday Walkden High School 8pm to 9pm 

Match Day: Sunday 2pm Greater Manchester Womens League 

What we are looking for: Teams from U/7's to Open Age need an Assistant Coach with basic knowlege to work alongside Team Coach on Training Night and Match Days. 

Who to contact: David Farrand email 



Age Group: Soccer school and various age groups 

Training Night: Saturday morning and various evenings.

Match Day: Various weekend fixtures, depending on the age of teams.

What we are looking for: The Saturday morning soccer school is in need of volunteer coaches and assistants to help out. We are also looking for potential team coaches to run teams. We have lots of numbers of kids in need of coaches to run them.

Who to contact: David Horrocks development Officer and Skills Coach. 07712450181



Age Group: U7 - not named currently / U10 Tigers Girls / U12 Lionesses Girls

Training Night: Monday or Thursday 6-7pm, Wellacre Academy / Thursday 6-8pm (one hour slot not determined yet) / Monday, 6-7pm, Wellacre Academy

Match Day: Salford and District / Saturday, SMGFL, 12.30pm kick offs / Saturday, 12.30pm, SMGFL

What we are looking for: We are a club that seeks to develop and invest in our players, teams and coaches in a fun environment

Who to contact: Pierino Gattei (Pev), 07823 55 44 39,



Age Group: 1st Team - Open Age

Training Night: Various. Currently Monday, but will switch to either Tuesday or Thursday from late September

Match Day: Manchester League. Saturday Afternoons at 2pm.

What we are looking for: Cavaliers FC are a new club in the Manchester Football League Second Division. We are looking for an assistant manager who has been involved at this level before, or higher. We are looking to mould a competitive squad, so we are looking for someone with good player contacts and organisational skills to help build a team that can help us win matches.

Who to contact: Ben Gage. Email



Age Group: Catalans U10s / Vipers U15

Training Night: Wednesdays, 6:00 - 7:00, Cranbrook Rd, M30 8LD / Tuesday, 7:00 to 8:00, Cleavleys, M30 8HY

Match Day: Saturday Mornings, SDFL / Saturday BBDFL

What we are looking for: We are a club based in Eccles, with 40 teams and we are right at the heart of the local community. We are looking for someone to help the team to progress and grow. We can help with your FA coaching qualifications, and you will receive full support from the committee and from other coaches too. You will need to give at least one training session a week and games at weekend.

Who to contact: Rob 07879413510



Age Group: Adults

Training Night: Tuesday 1900-2030 at Houghend Playing Fields 

Match Day: Sunday AM we have opportunities in various leagues

What we are looking for: We are an FA Charter Standard Accredited Grassroots Community Club. We are searching for three coaches consisting of one FA Level 2 and two FA Level 1 to join our coaching team must be available on Tuesdays & Sundays if you want to be part of a fast growing community project then AFC Didsbury Villa is for you.

Who to contact: The Management Team (



Age Group: U7

Training Night: Wednesday Night St Bedes Brantingham road 

Match Day: Saturday AM Manchester respect League 

What we are looking for: We are one of Manchester's oldest clubs with teams from u7-u15.  We offer support to new coaches with all training, learning, equipment and Kit provided

Who to contact: Michael Franklin 07905132727



Age Group: Ligtbowne Lions U12s 

Training Night: Wednesday 7-8pm Monsall

Match Day: Emjfl Sunday Am

What we are looking for: Development coach 

Who to contact: Emma Kelsall 07427562821



Age Group: Manchester Futsal Women's and Girls teams 

Training Night: Didsbury High School, 6-8pm. Belle Vue Sport Village 7-9pm

Match Day: Women's Team - Saturday PM FA National Futsal Super Series. Girls - friendly games on the weekend. 

What we are looking for: Manchester Futsal Women's Club provide opportunities for young girls to play futsal and learn more about the game of futsal. We are also looking to provide more friendly games. The Women's Team play at the top tier level of Women's Futsal in England. We are looking for an adaptable female coach that would like to get some hands on experience in learning to coach futsal. We see this role mainly focusing with the youth players and the U16-U19 programme. Full training and support will be give to the right candidate who has a passion for coaching. 

Who to contact: Simon Wright CEO - simon.wright@manchesterfutsal.comLeanne Skarratt Women's Coordinator  


Oldham Ability Counts FC

Age Group: U8 - Open Age

Training Night: Hathershaw College Bellfield Avenue Oldham OL8 3EP

Match Day: Friday Evenings. PM. Greater Manchester Ability Counts Football League

What we are looking for: Level One or Two coach to coach children and adults with learning difficulties and physical disabilities. Other volunteer roles available

Who to contact: Mark Senior Club Sec & Welfare 07765495328



Age Group: U9 Sharks Girls & U10 Eagles

Training Night: Monday Evenings 6-7pm, Flixton Girls School

Match Day: Saturday morning 10.00am for U9s and Saturday afternoon 12.30pm in the South Manchester Girls League

What we are looking for: We are an FA Charter Standard Accredited Grassroots Community Club in the heart of Urmston and are looking to recruit up to 4 coaches to develop and manage our newly formed U9s and U10s girls teams. We offer support to new coaches with all training,
 learning, equipment and coaches Kit provided. The girls side of the game is getting bigger and better and it would be great to welcome you to this brilliant family friendly community club.

Who to contact: David Sutton, Head of Womens and Girls Development on 07786 803982



Age Group: New starters, Under 5s and Under 6s

Training Night: Under 5s train on Sunday mornings at 9.30am at our Lees Field Club site, Davyhulme. Under 6s train on Saturday mornings at Lees Field.

Match Day: N/A

What we are looking for: We are a FA Charter Standard Community Club and are looking for coaching support for our early age groups. Ideally we would look for qualified coaches but will support anyone wishing to get involved who is not qualified. Coaches kit and equipment will also be provided.

Who to contact: Gemma on 07877 032421

Sapere Aude Football Academy

Age Group:U7 - U10

Training Night: Monday/Tuesday 6pm/7pm Milnrow 

Match Day: Saturday MYSL. Sunday Heywood league 

What we are looking for: Looking for someone who wants to start their coaching journey and help with perhaps taking a team over the weekend. It would be a volunteering role but a great opportunity to learn from the coaching team we currently have.

Who to contact: Marc 07793063391


Age Group: Under 8's & Under 9's 

Training Night: Tuesdays, 6-7pm @ Great Academy Ashton, Hurst Cross, A-U-L, OL6 8RF

Match Day: Saturday's - North Manchester Girls League

What we are looking for: We are an FA Charter Standard Club. We are searching for 1/2 coaches to join our coaching team. They must be dedicated to grassroots football and player development, and must be available on Tuesday's nights & Saturday's. Ashton Pumas provide opportunities
for young girls to play and learn everything about football. If you want to be part of one of the biggest all girls clubs in the North West, drop us a message

Who to contact: Laura Day (Secretary) or 07903466789


Age Group: Ages u7s to u16s

Training Night: Currently we have teams rrain on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays ( depending on age) We are looking to train other nights in Tameside and Greater Manchester areas

Match Day: Most games will be Saturday afternoon or Sunday Afternoon and will not conflict with junior football league games 

What we are looking for: We are a charter standard futsal club and an FA private provider through out other coaching sessions.  We are looking for futsal coaches ( L2 or L3 proffered but not essential to both coach and run teams at weekends . We pay our coaches when
 they train too and at a generous rate. 

Who to contact: If you are a futsal coach looking for a club please contact Neil Lucas via email 

West Didsbury & Chorlton

Age Group: West Didsbury & Chorlton Women’s open age and under 18

Training Night: Wednesday 6-45 - 9pm

Match Day: U18 Gmwfl Saturday kick off either 11-00hrs or 12-30hrs - Reserves Gmwfl Sunday 2pm - Firsts Nwwrfl Sunday 2pm

What we are looking for: We are looking for a Goal Keeper coach to work across the three teams and to work Match days with the First team. Additionally we are looking for a Level One coach to work within existing coaching structure for the Under 18’s and coaches working
 towards their level two to work alongside existing management structure within the reserve and first team.

Who to contact:



Age Group: Veterans (over 35)

Training Night: Generally Wednesday evening

Match Day:  First Sunday of each month, usually early PM

What we are looking for: We are looking for a coach who shares out ethos of fun football where camaraderie is more important than the result. We play one game a month and generally train in the two weeks leading up to the game. We enjoy an active social scene and get
 together weekly as well as offer the chance to tour in other cities and countries. This would suit a coach less interested in the week to week but more looking for a fun experience with a great bunch of blokes.

Who to contact: Callum Irving

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